On Monday, hundreds of certified coaches, pro shop operators and
bowling industry leaders congregated at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center to take part in the opening day of the 2009 USBC Coaches Summit, which helps kick off International Bowl Expo 2009. Monday's schedule of presentations spanned more than 10 hours, covering
topics such as the mental game, training coaches to match bowling balls
to the needs of individual bowlers, status updates on the construction
of the International Training and Research Center, and much more.